Huila is an Single Estate originating from Finca El Palmar and Finca El Mirador.
Finca El Palmar is owned by the Rada family and has more than 20 years experience in the coffee planting and production, where Ramiro is the most responsible person for the activities, together with his brothers.
The coffee is produced on 2 hectares, which were replanted 4 years ago.
Finca El Mirador is owned by the Arias family. They work already 15 years in the coffee production. The actual coffee production comes from a plantation which has been replanted 3 years ago and has 3 hectares. Sustainable farming and the care for the environment is important for the family and therefore they got the rain Forest Alliance Certification.
Vereda; El Socorro, El Libano
Altitudfe : 1400-1800 msnm
Finca Finca El Palmar, El Mirador
Notas Fruity (red fruit, some peach, floral, citric) with a winey aftertaste sweet and citric citrus.
Varieties Caturra and Colombia
Harvest: 2 times a year
After harvesting and selecting the berries are peeled (dispulped) and taken to the fermentation tanks. During 20 hours the coffee beans are fermented, than washed and dried in the sun on elevated beds.
The micro climate and the location of the plantation results in a very high quality coffee.
Cupping resulted in 87.50 points. A delicious coffee, which is accesible because of its taste and sweetness.